ABOUT YOUR PEAK PERFORMANCE
What is Your Peak Performance?
Your Peak Performance is a strength and conditioning company founded by Asma and Ryan Shollert in 2005. Combining Asma’s experience and knowledge on the science of training in all sports with Ryan’s competitive background and technical knowledge of skating and training as an elite athlete, they formed the perfect partnership to offer competitive skaters and elite athletes the edge on how to excel in their sport. By focusing on using functional and sport-specific training techniques to assist in developing core stability, balance, and improved body awareness they have succeeded in enhancing their skater’s performance.
For over a decade they have been actively involved in the testing, strength and conditioning and development of beginner to Olympic level figure skaters. Their innovative training techniques have reached skaters all across Canada and internationally. Their love and passion for the sport, and desire to see success in all levels of skaters, has made this an area of specialization.
Their reputation for consistently offering high-quality programs and developing great skaters led to creating groups catering to all ages of Learn to Skate, Power Skating, Figure Skating and Adult Skating for their community in Toronto, Ontario.
Asma and Ryan’s primary objective is to inspire, educate and challenge their members to develop their best self both on and off the ice and take pride in offering the platform to nurture this in every individual that they work with.
OUR PROGRAMS AND SPECIALTY
- Competitive figure skaters
- Adult figure skaters – beginner to competitive
- Learn to Skate – all ages and levels
- Power skating – all ages and levels
- Off-ice conditioning for figure skating and hockey – beginner to Olympic level
- Sport conditioning for all sports
- Personal Training
- Exercise rehabilitation for injuries and special conditions
- PREP and PIN training for Police
Ryan Shollert, Co-founder
Ryan is a Certified Personal Trainer with the Canadian Professional Trainers Network (CPTN-CPT), an NCCP Level 3 Coach. He was a National Level Competitive Figure Skater in singles and pairs and also played soccer competitively.
Throughout his athletic career, Ryan has received numerous awards. Provincially he has achieved a gold medal in singles at the junior level, and two silver medals in pairs at the senior level. In addition to training, and coaching all levels of skating, Ryan also skates professionally, performing as Principal skater in local and international shows. In 2011 and 2013 he skated in the hit Dutch reality show “Skating with the Stars” (Sterren Dansen op het Ijs).
Ryan is most commonly referred to as “the best skating coach” skaters have ever worked with. His focus on the technical aspects of a skaters development, and creative methods to engage skaters allow for immediate results and improvement of fundamental, figure skating or hockey skills.
Asma Shollert, Co-founder
Asma has a Specialized Honours degree in Kinesiology and Health Sciences from York University. She is a Registered Kinesiologist, Certified Exercise Physiologist (CEP), a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), Certified Personal Trainer & Assessor with the Canadian Professional Trainers Network (CPTN-CPT), and a Stott Pilates-trained Matwork Instructor.
Asma is an all-around athlete having competed in many sports, with a focus in soccer, basketball, volleyball, and track and field. She currently engages in figure skating, basketball, and yoga.
Aside from her extensive work with athletes in various sports, Asma has also trained Toronto Police recruits and Police Foundations students in meeting the Fitness Standards for the PREP and PIN Tests. Asma is currently teaching at the Toronto Cricket, Skating & Curling Club, working closely with Brian Orser’s up and coming and elite figure skaters.